There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter joy and not pain around us.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
The best part of health is fine disposition
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
We are too civil to books. For a few golden sentences we will turn over...
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Forget your enemies. It's your friends you frustrate that cause all the problems.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been,...
Love brings pain, And Pain brings beauty.